This Week In History (December 18-22)

This week in History we come to the end of the semester. Our Revolutionary War test will be this week as well as our PBA (Comic Book Project) being completed in class as well. IT is the last chance to turn in any make up work as well. Here is this weeks game plan:

Monday: Review for Revolution Test/Work on Comic Book

Tuesday: Revolutionary Era Test

Wednesday: Comic Book PBA work

Thursday: Tying up loose ends/ Make Up work/ Student Choice


Have a great break!


This Week In History (December 11-15)

This week in history we have start the second round of Benchmark Testing. Though we do not have a Benchmark Test for US History, we will have a major test coming up on Tuesday December 19th on the Revolutionary Era. We will be reviewing the revolutionary era all week, which will include a week long in class project. Due to the Benchmark testing there will be no homework this week.  Here is this weeks game plan:

Monday: Project introduction. Revolution Review

Tuesday: Revolution Review (Flash Cards)- Project Work

Wednesday: Revolution Review (Quizlet)- Project Work

Thursday: Revolution  Review (Slideshow Groups)- Project Work

Friday: Revolution Review (Narration)- Project Work

This Week In History (December 4-8)

This week in History we will fight the Revolutionary War for our independence! There will be homework issued on Monday, and it will be due on Friday. There will be no tests or quizzes this week, but a major test on the Revolutionary War in the week to follow. I am going to post the study guide for that test here the next 2 weeks so that students can begin to prepare for the last major test of the semester. Here is the game plan for the week…..

Monday: Boston Massacre, Boston Tea Party, and the Intolerable Acts (Homework Issued)

Tuesday: Achieve 3000, 1st Continental Congress

Wednesday: Declaration of Independence

Thursday: Lexington and Concord, Saratoga, and Yorktown

Friday: Treaty of Paris, and the Colonial Advantages. (Homework Due)

Homework Week of December 4th


This Week in History (Nov 27-Dec 1)

This week we return to the colonies t ofind that not everyone is happy with the relationship between the colonies and their King. We will look at the relationships between the two, why the colonists are dissatisfied, and some of the key people who will be at the center of the revolution. Here is the game plan….

Homework Week of November 27th

Monday: Economic and Political relationships (Homework Issued)

Tuesday: Colonial Dissatisfactions

Wednesday: Revolutionary People

Thursday: Revolutionary People

Friday: Quiz (Relationships/Dissatisfactions/People) (Homework Due)

This Week In History (November 13-17)

This week in History we will look at the different groups of people who lived in the colonies, as well as review the differences that made the colonial regions unique to each other. There will be homework issued on Monday. The test for the Colonial America Unit will be Monday November 20th. Please begin to prepare using the resources at this site.

Here is the game plan.

Monday: Colonial People (Homework Issued)

Tuesday: Achieve 3000 (Roanoke Island)

Wednesday: Colonial Regions Review

Thursday: Colonial Regions Review

Friday: Colonial Regions Review (Homework Due)

Homework Week of November 13th


This Week in History (November 6-10)

Wow! November already. Time flies when you’re having fun. Last week, despite my being out a day, our classes worked hard on the early English colonies. I decided to delay the quiz by one day, and that is how we will kick off this week. Here is the rest of the plan…

Monday: Early Colonies Quiz

Tuesday: NO SCHOOL-Election Day

Wednesday: New England Colonies

Thursday: Mid Atlantic Colonies

Friday: Southern Colonies

Because it is only a 4 day week, there will be NO HOMEWORK this week.


This Week in History (Oct. 30-Nov 3)

This week in history is gonna be scary, and it has nothing to do with Halloween! We are going to look at some of the early English colonies in North America. The land that will become the United States! Some of the earliest colonies have some scary history to them. We will take a look at them this week with a quiz on Friday. Homework will also return this week. Here is a look at the game plan:

Monday: English Economic Colonies (Homework Issued)

Tuesday: English Religious Colonies

Wednesday:Review Early English Colonies

Thursday: Review Early English Colonies

Friday: Quiz Early English Colonies (Homework Due)

Homework Week of October 30

This Week in History (October 23-27)

This week in history we are going to take a step back in order to move forward. I was not satisfied with the overall performance of the students on the Exploration Test last week, therefor I am going to try some new strategies and retest the same material on Friday. Those students who did score well will also get to tretest on Friday to attempt to improve their score as well. Though they will be working on more of an extention project this week in class. Here is the breakdown of the week

Monday-Thursday: Exploration Extention and Recovery

Friday: Exploration Recovery Test

There is no written homework this week, though all students are encouraged to use the materials on my website to prepare for Fridays assessment. Especially the Check for Mastery and Quizlet Tabs.

This Week in History (October 16-20)

This week in History we will start the second quarter by completing our Exploration unit. We will have an assessment on Friday. Due to the short week, there is no homework, though students are encouraged to prepare for their test. Here is the game plan for the week.

Monday: No School (Fall Break)

Tuesday: Achieve 3000/ Cooperation/Conflict notes

Wednesday: Review Exploration Unit (Old School)

Thursday: Review Exploration Unit (With technology)

Friday: Exploration Exam.